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SENATE VOTE FOR GUN PURCHASE BACKGROUND CHECKS
In early December 2015, following the deadliest mass shooting since Sandy Hook, NRA-backed lawmakers voted to block efforts to pass common-sense gun laws -- again.
But some lawmakers voted the right way, and took a brave stand for life-saving reforms. Here’s how they voted: